Learn Calla Lily care in this mini plant profile about the calla lily plants in your garden.

Caring for the Calla lily plants in your garden can be easy with the proper know-how.

With their ability to spread and multiply over time, they will create a nice blanket of tropical-looking leaves and blooms in your garden.

Learn quick care and planting tips for this stunning plant!


Pink Calla lilies planted in the landscape

In “Calla Lily Care – A Mini Plant Profile” – DIY Garden Minute Ep. 90 – learn all about the Calla lily and how to properly care for it in your garden.

This episode is meant for any gardener who wants to learn how to maintain their garden plants.

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Calla Lily Hot Mix Eden Brothers

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Calla Lily Care

The Calla Lily or “Calla’s” adds a tropical layer and colorful variety with striking gorgeous flowers with lush lance-leaved foliage.


Calla care facts:

  • Are considered a perennial and native to South Africa.
  • Have a Spathe-type of flower that comes in white, green, yellow, gold, orange, pink, lavender, purple, red, and combinations of these.
  • Blooms late spring to mid-summer.
  • Grows in Sunset Zones of 5, 6, 8, 9, 12-24, and H1 and H2. Hardy to Zone 8a for USDA Hardiness.
  • They prefer light shade in hotter climates and full sun with some light shade in milder climates.
  • They like moist, boggy soil, but tolerant of different soils.
  • These plants need regular watering.
  • Calla’s need yearly cleanup of old or dead leaves or flowers and can be divided if they get too large in their location.
  • Common Callas are semi-evergreen to evergreen and aren’t dug up or stored over the winter.


Calla Lily Bulbs – Flame, Mid Summer…

With its deep reds and sporadic orange highlights, you won’t have much trouble.


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Calla Lily Flame at Eden Brothers



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  Calla Lily Bulbs For Sale

Now it’s time to pick out your own Calla Lily bulbs to plant this spring.

Callas are so easy to grow! They are highly prized for their beautiful flower color and shape, along with their leaves and growth form.

These bulbs come in vibrant shades of white, orange, red, yellow, purple, and more.



Calla Lily Bulbs – Pastel Mix

Perennial; Grows up to 18 – 22 Inches. Mid Summer Blooming, Easy to Grow, Mixed Pastel

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Calla Lily Pastel Eden Brothers


Calla Lily Bulbs – Hot Mix – Bag of 5…

Perennial; Grows up to 18 – 24 Inches. Mid Summer Blooming, Easy to Grow, Mixed Red/Orange.

Calla Lily Hot Mix Eden Brothers

Calla Lily Hot Mix Eden Brothers


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Calla Lily Conclusion

The Calla lily is a low maintenance, stunning, summer-flowering bulb for your garden.

Adored by many gardeners for their vibrant color, tropical-looking leaves, and form, they provide a unique look and texture to any garden.

The Calla Lily could become the centerpiece of your garden or the background plant to complement your landscape. It’s up to you how you decide to use your Callas!

Now we want to hear from you!

What color Calla lily plants do you have or plan to add to your landscape?

Let us know by leaving a quick comment below. Thanks!


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White and yellow Calla lilies and their care

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